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  • Bernadette Macias

    How to prune basil to have enormous plants! -- at least, I hope to grow basil...

  • Debbie Brown

    Basil pruning tutorial. I absolutely needed to learn this to have full bushy full 'o leaves basil plants!

  • Amazed by God's Beauty

    For my sister and hubby: my two green thumbs! How to prune basil to have enormous plants!

  • Hugs N' Health

    How to prune basil to have enormous plants! #garden #grow #tips #basil

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How to prune basil so that it grows outward and full, instead of upward and thin with few leaves

PRUNE YOUR BASIL PLANTS: When you cut the stock the two nodes at the leaves grow branches. On those branches will be two more leaves. Cut there and you will grow four more and so on till you have a bush big enough to make a gallon of pesto. Happy thought. :o) Here is what my little plants looked like after about three or four pruning.

Basil Tutorial . How to get Basil to bush out so it's more lush and has more useable parts.

Start seedlings in an egg shell and, when ready, plant the entire thing. The egg shells will naturally compost providing valuable nutrients to your plants.

  • Judy Giese

    Wondering if you can plant herbs like this also?

  • Stephanie Aita

    This will be a fun project for my kids to do!

  • Kathy Yandura

    The egg shells really get soft and compost? I never thought about doing this. well, we add egg shell to a compost pile, so why not this?? lol!

  • lila

    super idée, ce sont des pépins de citron je suppose.

  • monica garcia

    Love it! Good for the plant and the enviroment!!!!

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What to Prune When Take the mystery out of when to prune your plants by following our quick-and-easy guide. Denny Schrock

When to prune everything....a good guide to keep handy.

Pruning Lavender ............ Exactly what I was looking for .... my lavender is so huge and I did not know how to to this!!

How to Grow Ginger - Studies say ginger’s peak flavor arrives at 265 days, And if you start the ginger inside in late winter, that one root can produce four times that amount by fall! (Which I AM!) But you’ll only get this long growing season by starting your ginger indoors as a houseplant early in the year and then transplanting it in your garden in late spring, once the weather’s warmed.

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